Jerry L. Barber Jr., “Rooner”, peacefully passed away Tuesday, January, 17, 2023 at the age of 62.
Rooner enjoyed camping at the racetrack and parks around Rochester. He also had a passion for working on race cars, motorcycles and model cars.
Predeceased by his mother Barbara Ziats ;survived by his father Jerry (Alleen) Barber Sr.; his siblings Vicki (Dave) Englert, Doreen (Ed) Watlack, Paul (Lindsey) Barber and Darren Barber; his estranged wife Patricia Barber; his children Danielle (Matt) Prince, Michael (Calli) Barber, Phil (Jenna) Barber and Ryan (Alyssa) Barber; and 10 grandchildren Kayla Jayne, Matt Jr, James, Hannah, Elliott, Henry, Elouise, Noah and Paislee.
Rooner wouldn’t want us to be sad of his passing but to celebrate the life he lived as he would say “pull up a stool, let’s have a beer”.
We would love for friends and family to join us for a Celebration of Life to honor Rooner on Friday, February 3rd, 2023 from 3pm to 6pm Rochester Cremation, 1118 Long Pond Road Rochester, NY 14626.